Higgins: Hosting the College Football Championship is Massive

TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Sports Commission is building the community through sports one massive event at a time. “How does a event effect our area from a economic, social and exposure standpoint.” Rob Higgins the Executive Director of Tampa Bay Sports Commission states.

Higgins also points to the Tampa Bay ability to work together and communicate for launching and managing massive events. “We were the first city in the Southeast to host the Frozen Four.” Higgins says.
From an economic impact what has been the most successful event to date?

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How closely does the Sports Commission work with Mayor Buckhorn of Tampa and Mayor Kriseman of St Pete?
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How will the 4-year long major construction in the Channelside District hurt the Commissions job recruiting major events?

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Tampa was a finalist for The World Cup and the FIFA scandal

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